December 16, 2009 09:00 ET

Cheapflights Recognized as a Leading Power Brand in Travel

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - December 16, 2009) - Cheapflights has been named as one of the top 20 Power Brands in travel in the December edition of Travolution, the UK's leading title for the online travel industry. Travolution states, "Cheapflights does what it says on the tin: aggregates flights in a useful format for consumers. The company is run in a smart way by smart people, giving the overall impression that if it decides to do something, it will do it well. Interestingly, it has achieved its presence without the huge marketing budgets of other travel dot.coms."

Since 1996, Cheapflights has been dedicated to supplying users with the best published flight deals from airlines at smart low prices. Cheapflights pioneered the concept of flight search and comparison and, since its inception, its team of travel experts continues to search the globe to provide the best selection of quality, brand-name travel deals for less.

"This year, we have been focused on building our global presence and so are delighted to be listed in Travolution's top 20 Power Brands and to be in the company of such esteemed consumer brands," says Meredith Hanrahan, Global Head of Marketing for Cheapflights. "We've recently entered eight new markets, including Germany, Australia and New Zealand, with the goal of establishing a worldwide brand. This award is a welcome recognition of our efforts and the valued service we provide to consumers."

About is the best place to find cheap flight deals and up-to-date travel information. As a leading U.S. travel search engine, the site publishes one of the largest selections of airfare deals available online from a huge range of flight providers. Every day, travelers can search more than one million flight deals from both traditional and low-cost airlines, as well as smaller specialty-travel providers, plus handpicked deals and flight offers exclusive to The Flight & Travel Info section and Flight News blog are packed with more than 1,000 destination travel guides, travel tips, and the latest news and information, to help flyers enjoy the best possible travel experience, every time they fly. Sign up for the weekly newsletter, which contains deals customized to travelers' specific preferences, and follow Cheapflights on Twitter at Cheapflightscom.

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